10th April 2019

Xiaomi’s founder Lei Jun receives £735m bonus

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Lei Jun has said he will give the giant bonus to charity The founder of Xiaomi has been given a “reward” worth more than £735m by the Chinese smartphone-maker….

UK economy grows faster than expected ahead of Brexit

Image copyright Getty Images Stockpiling by manufacturers ahead of Brexit helped the UK economy grow by 0.3% in the three months to February. The Office for National Statistics pointed to manufacturers “changing the timing of…

How 3D printing aids mass production

3D printing in metal has been happening for years. But now a company in the US is pioneering techniques to mass produce essential parts for machines more quickly and cheaply. And it says 3D printing…